The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft App-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft App-V over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
Rank 37 43 42
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V 5 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.30% 0.25% 0.54%
As % of the System Software category 10.64% 2.63% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Average daily rate
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£550 £385 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -26.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £310 £348
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -10.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.03 £21.50 £19.04
% change year-on-year
-39.38% +12.92%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

System Software Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
47 38 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 12.18% 9.38% 11.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 15 27
Average daily rate £383 £366 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.50% -18.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £222 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £430 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 10 4
Average hourly rate £20.19 £37.50 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.17% +172.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £22.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £40.50 £15.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -11.42%

Microsoft App-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft App-V across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Microsoft App-V Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Microsoft App-V
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Microsoft App-V across the Swindon region.

Microsoft App-V Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Microsoft App-V
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft App-V across the Swindon region.

Microsoft App-V Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon region citing Microsoft App-V also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft App-V.

1 6 (75.00%) SCVMM
2 5 (62.50%) DV Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
2 5 (62.50%) Lync
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) Citrix
3 3 (37.50%) Client/Server
3 3 (37.50%) DHCP
3 3 (37.50%) DNS
3 3 (37.50%) AppSense
3 3 (37.50%) Information Security
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 3 (37.50%) DFS Replication
3 3 (37.50%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (37.50%) SCOrch
3 3 (37.50%) SCSM
3 3 (37.50%) User Experience
3 3 (37.50%) XenDesktop
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Data Protection
3 3 (37.50%) WSUS
3 3 (37.50%) SCCM

Microsoft App-V
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon region citing Microsoft App-V also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft App-V. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (62.50%) Lync
1 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) DHCP
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Client/Server
1 3 (37.50%) User Experience
2 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Information Security
2 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
2 3 (37.50%) Data Protection
3 2 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (12.50%) WFM
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) DV Cleared
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
1 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
2 3 (37.50%) XenDesktop
2 3 (37.50%) DFS Replication
2 3 (37.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) SCVMM
2 3 (37.50%) WSUS
2 3 (37.50%) SCCM
2 3 (37.50%) SCOM
2 3 (37.50%) SCOrch
2 3 (37.50%) SCSM
3 2 (25.00%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix
2 3 (37.50%) AppSense
3 2 (25.00%) ArcSight